4 Bridges Arts Festival – April 2016

4 Bridges Arts Festival – April 2016

April 16 & 17, 2016 AVA’s 4 Bridges Arts Festival™ kicks off Spring in Chattanooga and draws thousands of people every year to the First Tennessee Pavilion located in the downtown Southside District.  Guests enjoy a full weekend of exceptional art and craft, live music and local foods.  Artists from across the country apply for the juried show because they know the vibrant atmosphere draws a great mix of buyers and patrons, families and friends. …

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35th America’s Cup – 2015 Events

35th America’s Cup – 2015 Events

Next Event – Gothenburg, Sweden – August 28-30, 2015 Event Link America’s Cup World Series: The America’s Cup World Series is a racing circuit featuring the best sailors in the world, competing on foiling, wingsailed catamarans – an updated version of the AC45 raced in the last series. The America’s Cup World Series is the first stage of competition in the 2017 America’s Cup and begins in the summer of 2015. Featuring all of the America’s Cup…

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Frog Leg Festival – Fellsmere FL, January 2016

Frog Leg Festival – Fellsmere FL, January 2016

Guinness Book of World Records holder for the Largest Frog Leg Festival in the WORLD! Fellsmere Frog Leg Festival January 21st – 24th, 2016 In 1990 several members of the City of Fellsmere recreation committee were very concerned that there was no funding source available for the recreational needs of the children of Fellsmere. The Frog Leg Festival was a result of that concern. The first festival was a brain child of a small group…

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The Triple Crown

The Triple Crown

147th Belmont Stakes Info Seven horses stand between American Pharoah and history Saturday. Some of them, like Materiality and Tale of Verve, are familiar to those who have watched the Triple Crown process. Others, like the Todd Pletcher-trained Madefromlucky, are making their debut on this stage. All have one goal: Stop American Pharoah from finally stopping a Triple Crown drought nearly spanning four decades. Read the whole story at BleacherReport Date: Saturday, June 6 Post Time: 6:50…

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2 June Trail Events

2 June Trail Events

2015 Great Midwest MTB Summit Join IMBA Upper Midwest and IMBA Great Lakes for an epic mountain bike summit in Marquette, MI, June 12-14. This bronze-level Ride Center will play the perfect host to several days of learning, networking and great rides Event Link Marquette Trail Fest Join us in celebration of Marquette’s trails June 26th – 28th, 2015. This event will be a fun weekend for all non-motorized trail users; featuring mountain bike races,…

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Free Mobile Search App Now Available!

Get FREE instant access to local homes from any cell or tablet. Keller Williams Realty Real Estate Search available on Android, iPhone, or iPad gives you access to more than 4 million homes. Customize your searches, Save your favorites, Calculate your payment and Request a showing all from your mobile device Text” KW4O3ZQ9 ” to 87778 to access the app  Source: Sally Price’s Real Estate Search Mobile App – Three Ways to Get My Keller…

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The Stairway to Heaven on Haiku

The Stairway to Heaven on Haiku

Thousands of lives, millions of dollars’ worth of equipment hinged on the audacity of Bill Adams and Louis Otto. Beginning in 1942, contractors for the U.S. Navy began construction of the Haiku Radio Station, a top secret facility that was to be used to transmit radio signals to the Navy ships that were then operating throughout the Pacific. THE HIGH-SCALERS OF HAIKU by David O. Woodbury When I visited the U.S. Navy’s radio installation on…

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History of the Caravan

History of the Caravan

In Europe, the origins of travel trailers and caravanning can be traced back to travelling Romani people (‘Gypsies’), and showmen who spent most of their lives in horse-drawn caravans. Samuel White Baker purchased an actual Gypsy caravan in Britain and shipped it to Cyprus for his tour in 1879. The world’s first leisure trailer was built by the Bristol Carriage Company in 1880 for Dr. William Gordon Stables, a popular author of teenage adventure fiction,…

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The Floating Seahorse

The Floating Seahorse

  In March, The Heart of Europe officially launched The Floating Seahorse at The Dubai International Boat Show. The Floating Seahorse is a mind-blowing contemporary marine style product which has been cleverly pioneered, designed and developed in Dubai. The Floating Seahorse is essentially a boat, not a villa, due to the fact that it will not be located on land. The Floating Seahorse has been designed and developed by leading European architects for the iconic…

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